Overview of published works

publications

The formalised output from the CRC's activities can be found in journals, conference proceedings, reports, and articles. (photo: Google)

End-user driven academic outputs

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Latest publications

Year Type Citation
2011 Journal Article Warren, C. R. & Taranto, M. T. Ecosystem Respiration in a Seasonally Snow-Covered Subalpine Grassland. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 43, 137 - 146 (2011).
2011 Journal Article Wittkuhn, R. et al. Variation in fire interval sequences has minimal effects on species richness and composition in fire-prone landscapes of south-west Western Australia. Forest Ecology and Management 261, 965-978 (2011).
2011 Book Adams, M. A. & Attiwill, P. Burning Issues. (CSIRO Publishing, 2011). at <http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/201/pid/6421.htm >
2011 Conference Proceedings Nyman, P., Sheridan, G. J., Jones, O. D. & Lane, P. N. J. Erosion and risk to water resources in the context of fire and rainfall regimes. Bushfire CRC & AFAC 2010 Conference Science Day (2011).
2011 Conference Proceedings Hayes, P. & Omodei, M. Essential aspects of effective simulation-based training for incident management personnel. Bushfire CRC & AFAC 2011 Conference Science Day (2011). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/pages-234-247-essential-aspects-effective-simulation-based-training>
2011 Conference Proceedings A. Ferguson, S. et al. Design of a valid simulation for researching physical, physiological and cognitive performance in volunteer firefighters during bushfire deployment. Bushfire CRC & AFAC 2010 Conference Science Day (2011).
2011 Conference Proceedings Bannister, T., Gellie, N., Gibos, K. & Potter, B. An extreme fire processes cycle model for the February 2009 Victorian Fires. Bushfire CRC & AFAC 2010 Conference Science Day (2011).
2011 Journal Article Hayes, P. & Omodei, M. Managing Emergencies: Key Competencies for Incident Management Teams. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Organisational Psychology 4, 1-10 (2011).
2011 Journal Article Hollis, J. J. et al. The Effect of Fireline Intensity on Woody Fuel Consumption in Southern Australian Eucalypt Forest Fires. Australian Forestry 74, 81-96 (2011).
2011 Journal Article Vivian, L. M. & Cary, G. J. Relationship between leaf traits and fire-response strategies in shrub species of a mountainous region of south-eastern Australia. Annals of Botany (2011). doi:10.1093/aob/mcr263
2011 Journal Article Close, D. C., Davidson, N. J., Swanborough, P. W. & Corkrey, R. Does low-intensity surface fire increase water- and nutrient-availability to overstorey Eucalyptus gomphocephala?. Plant and Soil (2011). doi:10.1007/s11104-011-0862-3
2011 Journal Article Sharples, J. J., McRae, R. H. D. & Wilkes, S. R. Wind-terrain effects on the propagation of wildfires in rugged terrain: fire channelling. International Journal of Wildland Fire (2011). doi:10.1071/WF10055
2011 Journal Article Minas, J. P., Hearne, J. W. & Handmer, J. A review of operations research methods applicable to wildfire management. International Journal of Wildland Fire (2011). doi:10.1071/WF10129
2011 Journal Article Plucinski, M. P., McCarthy, G. J., Hollis, J. J. & Gould, J. S. The effect of aerial suppression on the containment time of Australian wildfires estimated by fire management personnel. International Journal of Wildland Fire (2011). doi:10.1071/WF11063
2011 Report Ellis, P. A review of empirical studies of firebrand behaviour: Part B. (2011).
2011 Report Plucinski, M. P., Cruz, M. G. & Gould, J. S. Project FuSE Aerial Suppression Final Report. (CSIRO, 2011). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/project-fuse-aerial-suppression-final-report>
2011 Report Sullivan, K. & Norman, B. Annual Report 2010-11: First year of the Urban and Regional Planning for Risk and Uncertainty project. (2011).
2011 Report Jurskis, V. & Walmsley, T. Eucalypt ecosystems predisposed to chronic decline: estimated distribution in coastal New South Wales. (2011). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/eucalypt-ecosystems-predisposed-chronic-decline-estimated-distribution-coa>
2011 Report Ellis, P. A Review of Empirical Studies of Fireband Behaviour: Part A. (2011).
2011 Report Plucinksi, M. A Review of Wildfire Occurrence Research. (2011).
2011 Report Brooks, B. Summary of issues emerging in coordination breakdown from secondary sources (in particular inquires and similar). (2011).
2011 Thesis Hollis, J. J. Predicting woody fuel consumption in eucalypt forest fires in southern Australia. PhD, (2011).
2010 Journal Article Eriksen, C. & Gill, N. Bushfire and everyday life: Examining the awareness-action ‘gap’ in changing rural landscapes. Geoforum 41, 814 - 825 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Reisen, F., Hansen, D. & Meyer, C. P. (Mick). Exposure to bushfire smoke during prescribed burns and wildfires: Firefighters’ exposure risks and options. Environment International (2010). doi:10.1016/j.envint.2010.09.005
2010 Conference Paper Cruz, M. G. & Gould, J. S. Fuel and fire behaviour in semi-arid mallee-heath shrublands. 6th International Forest Fire Research Conference (ADAI, 2010).
2010 Journal Article Wittkuhn, R. & Hamilton, T. Using Fire History Data to Map Temporal Sequences of Fire Return Intervals and Seasons. Fire Ecology 6, 97 - 114 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Haynes, K., Handmer, J., McAneney, J., Tibbits, A. & Coates, L. Australian bushfire fatalities 1900-2008: exploring trends in relation to the `Prepare, stay and defend or leave early' policy. 13, 185 - 194 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Penman, T. D. & York, A. Climate and recent fire history affect fuel loads in Eucalyptus forests: Implications for fire management in a changing climate. Forest Ecology and Management 260, 1791 - 1797 (2010).
2010 Conference Paper Cruz, M. G. & Gould, J. S. National Fire Behaviour Presiction System. Biennial Conference of the Institute of Foresters of Australia, Caloundra, 2009 (IFA, 2010).
2010 Journal Article Leavesley, A. J., Cary, G. J., Edwards, G. P. & A. Gill, M. The effect of fire on birds of mulga woodlandin arid central Australia. International Journal of Wildland Fire 19, 949 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Cruz, M. G. Monte Carlo-based ensemble method for prediction of grassland fire spread. International Journal of Wildland Fire 19, 521 (2010).
2010 Journal Article O'Donnell, A. J., Cullen, L. E., McCaw, L. W., Boer, M. M. & Grierson, P. Dendroecological potential of Callitris preissii for dating historical fires in semi-arid shrublands of southern Western Australia. Dendrochronologia 28, 37 - 48 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Cruz, M. G. & Alexander, M. E. Assessing crown fire potential in coniferous forests of western North America: a critique of current approaches and recent simulation studies. International Journal of Wildland Fire 19, 377 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Warren, C. R. & Taranto, M. T. Temporal variation in pools of amino acids, inorganic and microbial N in a temperate grassland soil. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 42, 353 - 359 (2010).
2010 Journal Article McGregor, S. et al. Indigenous Wetland Burning: Conserving Natural and Cultural Resources in Australia’s World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park. Human Ecology 38, 721 - 729 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Scott, K., Setterfield, S. A., Douglas, M. M. & Andersen, A. N. Fire tolerance of perennial grass tussocks in a savanna woodland. Austral Ecology 35, 858 - 861 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Cowlishaw, S., Evans, L. & McLennan, J. Work-family conflict and crossover in volunteer emergency service workers. Work & Stress 24, 342 - 358 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Eriksen, C., Gill, N. & Head, L. The gendered dimensions of bushfire in changing rural landscapes in Australia. Journal of Rural Studies 26, 332 - 342 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Hollis, J. J. et al. Testing woody fuel consumption models for application in Australian southern eucalypt forest fires. Forest Ecology and Management 260, 948 - 964 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Pérez, Y., Pastor, E., Planas, E., Plucinski, M. P. & Gould, J. S. Computing forest fires aerial suppression effectiveness by IR monitoring. Fire Safety Journal (2010). doi:10.1016/j.firesaf.2010.06.004
2010 Journal Article Brennan, K. E. C., Moir, M. L. & Wittkuhn, R. Fire refugia: The mechanism governing animal survivorship within a highly flammable plant. Austral Ecology no - no (2010). doi:10.1111/j.1442-9993.2010.02127.x
2010 Journal Article Vivian, L. M., Doherty, M. & Cary, G. J. Classifying the fire-response traits of plants: How reliable are species-level classifications?. Austral Ecology 35, 264 - 273 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Close, D. C., Davidson, N. J., Churchill, K. C. & Corkrey, R. Can climate at the seed-source predict the success of eucalypts planted on sites that have been grazed for over 100 years?. Forest Ecology and Management 259, 1025 - 1032 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Sadler, R. J., Hazelton, M., Boer, M. M. & Grierson, P. Deriving state-and-transition models from an image series of grassland pattern dynamics. Ecological Modelling 221, 433 - 444 (2010).
2010 Journal Article O'Donnell, A. J., Boer, M. M., McCaw, L. W. & Grierson, P. Vegetation and landscape connectivity control wildfire intervals in unmanaged semi-arid shrublands and woodlands in Australia. Journal of Biogeography 38, 112 - 124 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Horton, B. M., Close, D. C., WARDLAW, T. J. & Davidson, N. J. Crown condition assessment: An accurate, precise and efficient method with broad applicability to Eucalyptus. Austral Ecology no - no (2010). doi:10.1111/j.1442-9993.2010.02206.x
2010 Journal Article Miehs, A., York, A., Tolhurst, K. G., Di Stefano, J. & Bell, T. Sampling downed coarse woody debris in fire-prone eucalypt woodlands. Forest Ecology and Management 259, 440 - 445 (2010).
2010 Conference Proceedings Fox-Hughes, P. Progress in understanding springtime fire weather in Tasmania. (2010).
2010 Conference Proceedings Hollis, J. J. et al. Assessing woody fuel consumption models for application in Australian forest fires. VI International Conference on Forest Fire Research, Coimbra, Portugal (2010).
2010 Journal Article Whittaker, J. & Handmer, J. Community Bushfire Safety: A Review of Post-black Saturday Research. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 25, 7-13 (2010).
2010 Journal Article Scott, K., Setterfield, S. A., Douglas, M. M. & Andersen, A. N. Soil seed banks confer resilience to savanna grass-layer plants during seasonal disturbance. Acta Oecologica (2010). at <http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6VR3-4Y82N9B-1&_user=10&_coverDate=01%2F27%2F2010&_rdoc=1&_fmt=high&_orig=search&_sort=d&_docanchor=&view=c&_searchStrId=1216111599&_rerunOrigin=google&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_us>
2010 Journal Article Thornton, R. P. Short Communication on Research Response to the Black Saturday (7th February 2009) Victorian Bushfires, Australia. Fire Technology (2010). doi:10.1007/s10694-010-0175-8
2010 Report Newnham, G. J., Grant, I. F., Martin, D. & Anderson, S. A. J. Improved Methods for Assessment and Prediction of Grassland Curing Satellite Based Curing Methods and Mapping - final report. (2010).
2010 Report Cruz, M. G. et al. Fire Dynamics in Mallee Heath Vegetation. (2010).
2010 Report Owen, C. & Dwyer, I. Review of Incident Management Teamwork and multi-agency collaboration. (2010).
2010 Report Potter, M. & Leonard, J. E. Spray system design for ember attack - Research findings and discussion paper. (2010).
2010 Thesis Jenkins, M. E. Carbon cycling in Sub-alpine Ecosystems. (2010).
2009 Report Plucinski, M. P. Evaluation criteria for large air tankers in Australia. 20 pages (BCRC / CSIRO, 2009).
2009 Journal Article Hamilton, T., Wittkuhn, R. & Carpenter, C. Creation of a fire history database for southwestern Australia: giving old maps new life in a geographic information system. Conservation Science Western Australia (2009).
2009 Journal Article Hasson, A. E. A., Mills, G. A., Timbal, B. & Walsh, K. Assessing the impact of climate change on extreme fire weather events over southeastern Australia. Climate Research 39, 159-172 (2009).

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